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Angel Hair Pasta with Shrimp and Peppers

After a long day at work, some laundry and a quick workout I’m beat. All I want is to sit back and watch some Law and Order, but a girl and her husband have to eat. Enter this super easy recipe adapted from a recipe found on raleys.com.

Angel Hair Pasta with Shrimp and Peppers

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Ingredients:

  • 1/2 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 yellow onion chopped
  • 1 lb. large peeled and deveined shrimp, tails removed
  • 1 orange bell pepper
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon oregano
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 4 roma tomatoes, cored and chopped
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • Ground pepper to taste
  • 4 oz. angel hair pasta, cooked according to package directions

Directions:

  • Heat oil in a medium skillet.
  • Add onion and cook for 10 minutes or until very soft.
  • Add shrimp, bell pepper, garlic, oregano and salt
  • Cook for 5 minutes more.
  • Stir in tomatoes and lemon juice and cook until heated through.
  • Season to taste with pepper
  • Serve immediately over hot cooked pasta.

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